Glenda Foreman Scruggs, 77, of Joaquin, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018, surrounded by her family.
Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 6, 2018, at Lone Cedar Cemetery in Joaquin with Bro. J.C. Lewis officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the service at Watson & Sons Funeral Home, beginning at 12:00 noon.
Mrs. Scruggs was born February 18, 1940, in Sour Lake, to Alcie Foreman and Sadie Odom Foreman. She married the love of her life, Hilburn Scruggs, on July 16, 1953. Sundays were her favorite, where she enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family. Mrs. Scruggs was a member of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church of Joaquin.
She is survived by
Husband of 64 years: Hilburn Scruggs
Together, they raised three children:
H. Glenn Scruggs and wife, Dorothea, of Shreveport, Louisiana
Dennis Scruggs and wife, Sherry, of Joaquin, Texas
Joanne Scruggs English and husband, Stevie, of Joaquin, Texas
Hollie Scruggs Adams and husband, Chad, of Joaquin, Texas
Brooke Scruggs Diven and husband, Kane, of Joaquin, Texas
Lindsey Scruggs Baillio and husband, Jody, of Bossier City, Louisiana
Noah Glenn Scruggs and wife, Emily, of Shreveport, Louisiana
Race English of Joaquin, Texas
Cam English of Joaquin, Texas
Randy Nelson of Lompoc, California
Lora Nelson of Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Hollie Jolley of Elm Grove, Louisiana
Jessica Peterson of Shreveport, Louisiana
Caren, Callie and Cierra Adams
Titan, Shelby and Kaden Diven
Lila, Jillian, Sadie and Evalynn Baillio
Ezra and Alyza Scruggs
Special Loved Ones:
Gail Russell Scruggs
Janet L. Tucker
Brother: Fred Foreman and wife, Frances, of La Marque, Texas
Sister: Maxine Moye of Pasadena, Texas
Sister-in-law: Eva Scruggs Melton
Brother-in-law: Joe Scruggs and wife, Frankie
Numerous other family and friends
Preceded in death by
Parents: Alcie Foreman and Sadie Odom Foreman Jordan
Sister: Betty Bundy
A number of brothers
Stepfather: Bruce Jordan
Pallbearers will be Chad Adams, Jody Baillio, Kane Diven, Noah Scruggs, Race English and Cam English.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Lone Cedar Cemetery Fund, 204 CR 3182, Joaquin, Texas 75954 or Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, PO Box 328, Joaquin, Texas 75954.
Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com